Selber Schwabe

The German Federal State of Baden-Württemberg is trying to get people in Berlin to move to Baden-Württemberg. One of the tools are stickers like this one with Selber Schwabe written on it. Taken with my D700 and 85 1.4.

Horses of Freedom

While in Berlin last November I visited the Allied Museum to see their exhibition on the influence of American popular music in Germany. On my way back into the city I passed the sculpture “The Day the Wall Came Down” by Veryl Goodnight commemorating the fall of the Berlin wall. Taken with my D700 and…Continue reading Horses of Freedom


While in Berlin last week Greenpeace was protesting against Russia’s handling of the Greenpeace activists. Part of the protest was this Greenpeace boat moored to the Spree. Taken with my Canon S95.

За родину

While in Berlin we (finally) visited the capitulation museum in Karlshorst. The garden surrounding the house features some Soviet tanks and other army vehicles. This tank has “Za Rodinu” written on it. Taken with my Nikon FE and 50mm 1.8 Series E lens on Ilford HP5.

Autumn leaves in Berlin

While in Berlin last month autumn finally caught up with us – as these leaves from Dahlem show. Taken with my Canon S 95. Here are some more pics from Berlin:


During our last visit to Berlin we had coffee at Zuckerfee. In front of the café there was a bike sculpture with this front wheel and autumn colors. Taken with my D700 and 85mm 1.4.